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Stilwell Baker to supply production AFCS units to Erickson Air-Crane for S-64 helicopter

Modernized automated flight control system was FAA certified in 2011

Jan 19, 2012

Lake Oswego, OR –Stilwell Baker announced that it has been chosen by Erickson Air-Crane to supply production Automatic Flight Control System units for EAC’s S64 helicopter fleet. The modernized automated flight control system was developed jointly by the two companies in 2010 and was certified by the FAA in March of 2011.

Erickson Air-Crane holds the type certificate for the S-64, which it acquired from Sikorsky in 1992. The company currently supports 28 S64s worldwide, including 16 in their own fleet. Erickson also builds S64s and adds to this fleet with each newly constructed aircraft.

Based in Lake Oswego, OR Stilwell Baker specializes in projects for aerospace customers who require complete turnkey solutions—from design and development through prototyping and final manufacturing. Stilwell Baker also offers on-going product support for production quantities.

Stilwell Baker designs and manufactures custom electronics in the USA to regulatory standards. The company provides engineering, reverse engineering, and upgrades of complete electronic systems in aviation/aerospace, industrial control, and other industries. For more information on Stilwell Baker Inc., visit www.stilwellbaker.com, email sales@stilwellbaker.com, or call 503.210.2100.